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September 13, 2018

Manzanita Music Festival 2018

Presented by San Dune Pub, the two day music festival will take place at the San Dune Pub, A Mighty Thai, and MacGregor’s, A Whiskey Bar, Friday and Saturday, September 14th and 15th, 2018. The 3rd annual Manzanita Music Festival will benefit the Neahkahnie School District Music Program. The festival has helped […]
August 20, 2018

Getting To Know You: CARTM & The Refindery

CARTM is the solid waste transfer station, recycling center and thrift shop located on Necarney City Road south of Manzanita. In 1953, Tillamook County bought nine acres in the sand dunes south of Manzanita to use as a public dump. Until the 1970s, anyone could dump anything at any time at no […]
August 5, 2018

Explore Nature Tillamook Coast

Explore Nature is a collaboration of eight small environmental organizations involved in natural resource conservation in Tillamook County, working together to bring educational outdoor experiences to the general public. Many offer nature-based lectures and other activities in addition to the hikes, walks, and paddles featured within the Explore Nature program. The participating […]
July 31, 2018

Join Cape Falcon Marine Reserve For Seabird Science Hike

Seabird Science Hike Oswald West State Park Friday, August 3rd  10 am – 12 pm Please register for this free event ahead of time by clicking here Oswald West State Park is the gateway to the Cape Falcon Marine Reserve. Together these areas create a corridor of conservation stretching from the land […]
July 30, 2018

See The Beach From Horseback

How Do You Explore the Beach? On a Horse, of Course! There are many relaxing ways to explore the beach at Manzanita. But if you are looking for a bit more wind in your hair when you hit the beach, try horseback riding. With experienced outfitters ready to show you the ropes, […]
July 29, 2018

Beach Fires Prohibited Until Further Notice

UPDATE: From Oregon Parks & Rec Department – Effective Thursday, July 19 Campfires and open flames prohibited on all areas of the Ocean Shore and beaches managed by OPRD. The fire ban applies to wood, charcoal, and other flame sources that cannot be turned off with a valve. Liquid fuel stoves or […]
July 22, 2018

Getting To Know You: Manzanita Beach Walk/Run

A wide expanse of hard-packed sand stretches from the cliffs of Neah-Kah-Nie Mountain south to Nehalem Bay Jetty. Cape Lookout to the south & Neah-Kah-Nie to the north provide a picturesque finish. Come see why so many are calling this “One of the most scenic runs in the region!” Ask a 100 […]
July 13, 2018

Getting To Know You: Lower Nehalem Community Trust

The Lower Nehalem Community Trust (LNCT) is a member supported, nonprofit organization dedicated to the conservation and restoration of natural lands. Our mission is simple: To preserve land and nurture conservation values in partnership with an engaged community in the Nehalem region of the Oregon Coast. We work to protect the scenic […]
July 5, 2018

Getting To Know You: SUP Manzanita

Try something new, SUP is for you! Stand Up Paddle Boarding aka SUP is one of the world’s fastest growing recreation water sports. There is good reason for that. It is so user friendly that anyone can learn it and enjoy the sport in less than 2 hours-essentially immediately and it is […]
June 6, 2018

Getting To Know You: Manzanita Mudd Dogs

Nothing says summer like a delicious hot dog with all the fixings. And nothing says summer in Manzanita more than a heaping helping of Manzanita Mudd Dog! Longtime residents Jim and Lynn Mudd serve up some of the area’s best hot dogs from a stand outside their Laneda Avenue home. They have […]